Open Mic for Super Heroes Comic Book and Stop Motion Camp

By |2018-06-21T15:57:29-04:00June 22nd, 2018|

Join us as we celebrate our young authors and filmmakers. Campers have been working on comic books and stop motion videos all week in our Super Heroes Comic Book and Stop Motion Video summer camp. Join us for an open mic is from 3:30-4:30 Friday, June 22 at the ECU/NC State Collaborative housed in the [...]

Ribbon Cutting & Open House for Brick Scholars Amusement Park

By |2018-06-21T15:34:42-04:00June 22nd, 2018|

Did you know they are building an amusement park on the campus of North Carolina Wesleyan College?   Campers in Brick Scholars "Build a Robotic Theme Park" built, programmed, and imagineered an amusement park of their own design after learning how to program LEGO robotics, use circuit cubes, and apply their knowledge to their own [...]

B2B LEGO SERIOUS PLAY Workshop

By |2020-03-29T16:51:42-04:00April 15th, 2018|

Brick Scholars recently facilitated a LEGO®️ SERIOUS PLAY®️ workshop with the Wilson Chamber of Commerce B2B group. Participants engaged in a presentation and workshop highlighting the history, science, and uses of LEGO SERIOUS PLAY in a business environment. The true learning happened when participants experienced LEGO SERIOUS PLAY. Most workshops are between 3 hours [...]

6 Rainy Day LEGO Activities for Kids

By |2018-04-08T22:52:09-04:00April 8th, 2018|

April showers brings May flowers. With all of the wet weather keeping kids indoors this season, why not keep their minds engaged and growing with fun and educational LEGO® activities? Indoor play centered on creative thought and hands-on learning allows children to be imaginative in ways they couldn’t be outdoors. Turn off the TV [...]

Robotics and Coding I (Grades 3-6)

By |2018-01-31T10:45:09-05:00March 6th, 2018|

Brick Scholars will construct, then program robotic models using LEGO Education WeDo 2.0. This enrichment program is sure to spark young imaginations as they explore and imagineer their way through the exciting world of robotics and coding. Dates: March 6, 13, 20, and 27. Time: 4:30-6:00 pm Location: 3400 N. Wesleyan Blvd., Rocky Mount, North [...]

Be Prepared for Severe Weather with Brick Scholars

By |2019-09-21T16:16:16-04:00March 5th, 2018|

The trees are budding and flowers are blooming. Days are getting longer and the sun is shining. Spring is fast approaching, and now is the time to prepare for the severe weather Spring can bring. The National Weather Service and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety have teamed up for Severe Weather Preparedness [...]

Space Adventures: Robotics and Coding

By |2017-11-08T11:55:29-05:00November 3rd, 2017|

A unique enrichment program in a galaxy not so far away that takes Brick Scholars into outer space. Brick Scholars will construct, then program futuristic robotic models using LEGO Education WeDo 2.0, and write an epic story of their journey into space. This enrichment program is sure to spark young imaginations as they explore and [...]

Comic Books and Stop Motion Class (October Unit)

By |2017-09-21T21:47:09-04:00October 6th, 2017|

In October we will be offering a Scooby Doo Mystery Comic Book and Stop Motion Videos Unit. In this course, Brick Scholars will create comic books and stop motion videos using a wide variety of legos, including Scooby Doo mini-figures and a vast collection of other character rich mini-figures. Brick Scholars will create models of [...]

Weather and Robotics: Imagineering Solutions (September Unit)

By |2017-09-21T21:23:13-04:00September 22nd, 2017|

We are offering a weather related robotics unit in September for Brick Scholars in grades 2-6. We will explore different weather-related hazards. Difficulty will be increased or decreased according to age and skill level. Parents can purchase individual class tickets for $20 each (two hour class). Make checks payable to Brick Scholars. Contact thebrickscholars@gmail.com for [...]